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Embrace Crowdfundathon! 3/1/14

Over the weekend, Stanford Design Initiative launched its first crowdfundathon in partnership with Indiegogo and Embrace!

The challenge: create an Indiegogo campaign for Embrace’s project to design, implement, and adapt a neonatal education program for healthcare workers and mothers in vulnerable communities around the world.

Two teams competed intensely through Saturday to put together a solid crowdfunding campaign. The result of our efforts is Embrace Life, One at a Time. Click the widget below to check out and contribute to our campaign!

Special thanks to Breanna DiGiamarino, Jaedra DiGiamarino, Alejandra Villabalos, and Linus Liang for helping put the event together.

About Embrace:

Launched by a group of Stanford grads out of the d.School’s Design for Extreme Affordability course, Embrace is a nonprofit organization that has developed an innovative, low-cost infant warmer for premature and low-birth-weight babies in developing countries. Learn more about Embrace and their inspirational cause here.